This article will tell you and show you how to make an expert's report to the programmer, so that he understands the problems of the expert.
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Detailed instructions on how to study the behavior of an expert in certain conditions.
A reminder for those who have failures of experts / scripts / indicators
In order for any programmer to understand the problem of the expert / script / indicator behavior, you need to provide some information, then the process of parsing the problem is reduced to minimal time.
What you need for this:
- 1. The picture of the entire terminal on the graph of which is a particular robot ( ScreenShot )
- 1. A set of adviser or indicator settings. File SET file
- 2. Log files of experts logs EA
- 3. Log files terminal logs SERVER
- 4. Detailed Report
- 5. Strategy Tester ( Strategy Tester report )
- 6. Strategy Tester Log files tester
Learn more how to get this information:
The picture of the whole terminal on the graph of which stands a particular robot
Right click on the graph:
Active working area (Uncheck "Publish on mql5.com website") - save
Log files of experts
Experts tab - right click - open
opens the folder of the expert's logs - archive the last 3 days of the expert's work in the archive.!
Log files of the terminal
Log tab - right click - open
the terminal logs folder is opened - Enter the last 3 days of the terminal operation in the archive.!
Attention: If YOU did not find the logs in the usual folders you need to find the data folder in the terminal - the file menu - open the data directory
Tab - Account history - right click - Save detailed report
If this problem appears on the strategy tester, please send a log of the strategy tester file
Tab - log in the tester-right click - open
opens a folder of expert logs - Put in the archive the file of today's test!
Detailed report from the tester:
All this package put in the ZIP archive and send the best forex programmer , This will save both your and Our time, and will allow you to more thoroughly understand the problem.